Pachhad is a Block placed in Sirmaur district in Himachal Pradesh. Located in rural region of Himachal Pradesh, it is one among the 6 blocks of Sirmaur district. As per the administration register, the block code of Pachhad is 60. The block has 263 villages and there are total 10549 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Pachhad's population is 53800. Out of this, 27912 are males while the females count 25888 here. This block has 5972 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 3114 are boys and 2858 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pachhad block is 76%. 40951 out of total 53800 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 81% as 22683 males out of total 27912 are educated while female literacy rate is 70% as 18268 out of total 25888 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy ratio of Pachhad block is 23%. Here 12849 out of total 53800 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 18% as 5229 males out of total 27912 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 29% and 7620 out of total 25888 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied person of Pachhad block is 35352 while 18448 are un-employed. And out of 35352 employed people 20300 persons are completely reliant on farming.